North Korea announced March 25 that it had successfully test-fired a Hwasong-17 missile that was capable of carrying multiple nuclear warheads and hitting the US mainland. A slick propaganda video put out by the totalitarian nation showed Kim overseeing the launch while wearing a leather jacket and aviator shades.
But South Korean military officials told Agence France-Presse that they and the US believe that the rocket was really a Hwasong-15, an ICBM first test-fired in 2017 that also has the ability to hit the US.
“US and South Korean intelligence has determined that what was fired on March 24 was a Hwasong-15,” a South Korean defense ministry official told the agency. Read full article HERE.
By Mark Moore | New York Post
Memes are still coming on this topic, but here are a few picks from Politimeme staff.
Remix is out. 😂 pic.twitter.com/l9zP7RUEYE— Sven Henrich (@NorthmanTrader) March 25, 2022